Tag Archives: Neil Gaiman

TCS: Adventures in Hunter-Gathering in the Electronic Age

. . Good Morning!      __________________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early riserson Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum,so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole inyour brainpan, feel free to add a … Continue reading

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A Belated Poem in Honor of Tell a Fairy Day

Tell a Fairytale Day was yesterday, but I was indisposed, so my apologies for being a day late. True fairytales are not safe and sensible stories for children. They are scary, and they are supposed to be, until we come … Continue reading

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ON THIS DAY: November 10, 2019

November 10th is Area Code Day * Forget-Me-Not Day Sesame Street Day * Vanilla Cupcake Day U.S. Marine Corps Birthday * World Science Day for Peace and Development * _______________________________________ MORE! Noemi Gerstein, Neil Gaiman and Nikki Karimi, click

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ON THIS DAY: November 10, 2018

November 10th is Area Code Day * Forget-Me-Not Day Sesame Street Day * Vanilla Cupcake Day U.S. Marine Corps Birthday * World Science Day for Peace and Development * _______________________________________ MORE! Ninon de l’Enclos, Neil Gaiman and Nikki Karimi, click

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TCS: Giving Frigates and Fairylands to Kids

Good Morning! ____________________________________________________________ Welcome to The Coffee Shop, just for you early risers on Monday mornings. This is an Open Thread forum, so if you have an off-topic opinion burning a hole in your brainpan, feel free to add a … Continue reading

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Word Cloud: CAILLE

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD In Celtic mythology, the Hag is called the Cailleach, the ‘veiled one’ meaning ‘veiled in mystery.’ There’s a caille between the world of mortals and the ‘otherworld’ of the Aos Sí, also called the Sith or Sidhe, … Continue reading

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Word Cloud: SOUNDINGS

by NONA BLYTH CLOUD I usually don’t feel the need to explain my one-word titles, but this connection is personal. “Soundings” are what sailors take when they are in shallow water or where there are hidden rocks. Sounding is also … Continue reading

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